Simulators and Training Facilities

Training Laboratory “Full-Mission Dynamic Positioning Simulator”

  Training Laboratory “Full-Mission Dynamic Positioning (DP) Simulator” of Ship Handling Department of Kherson State Maritime Academy is a subdivision of Department that provides laboratory and practical classes in academic disciplines in compliance with the requirements of educational professional programmes and “Regulation on Organization of Educational Process at KSMA”.

  The laboratory is basically Dynamic Positioning (DP) Simulator Class C. The software Navi Trainer Professional 5000 by TRANSAS is installed in the simulator as well as dynamic positioning systems NAVIS, MARINE TECHNOLOGIES and ROLLS ROYCE. The laboratory is included in the local network NTPRO.LAN supported by the domain controller and can interrelate with all other simulators of the network, as well as with «Engine Room Simulator» and «GMDSS Simulator». The laboratory is used for enhancement of the study process with cadets (students).

 Information on the simulator equipment :

- the simulator equipment of the laboratory was delivered by Transas Ukraine company.

- the simulator equipment was put into service in 2016.

- the following documents were obtained for the training equipment:

  • • Certificate of Conformity no. СВД-32-3-301-09 of the Shipping Register of Ukraine;
  • Software License no. CTBS0478TN Transas Marine International;
  • Det Norske Veritas. Statement of Compliance, Statement number 002/121218;

- quantity of workplaces: 14;

- compliance with IMO Model Course 7.01, 7.03;

  • compliance with the requirements of Sections of the 1978 STCW Code with Manila Amendments.

  The function of the training laboratory “Full-Mission DP Simulator” is:

  • conducting of laboratory and practical classes in academic disciplines assigned to Department according to current curricula.

  Discipline taught at the laboratory: Survey course of simulator training for state attestation.